Canadian Space Agency: Facts & Information
Fri, 27 May 2016 16:42:00 -0400
The Canadian Space Agency is famous for its astronaut program and robotics technology.
Here Comes Mars! Red Planet Makes Closest Earth Approach Since 2005 Monday
Fri, 27 May 2016 16:00:00 -0400
Mars will make its closest approach to Earth on Memorial Day (May 30), presenting a prime viewing opportunity for skywatchers.
Jaw-Dropping Descent Of SpaceX's Falcon 9 First Stage | Time-Lapse Video
Fri, 27 May 2016 15:25:00 -0400
A camera on-board the first stage of the rocket captured its descent back through Earth's atmosphere and onto a droneship in the Atlantic Ocean on May 27, 2016. It was used to launch the Thaicom 8 communication satellite.
Pluto's 'Extreme Close-Up' - Probe's Highest Resolution Imagery Compiled | Video
Fri, 27 May 2016 15:18:00 -0400
The images from a 'strip' of the surface have been compiled to deliver this amazing look at the icy dwarf planet. The resolution of the imagery is about 260 feet (80 meters) per pixel.
Where's the Edge of the Universe?
Fri, 27 May 2016 15:00:00 -0400
The universe is expanding, but what's it expanding into? Nothing! Astrophysicist Paul Sutter explains this baffling concept, plus how the universe can expand but not have an edge.
Mars on 'Webcam' - Orbiter's Camera Repurposed | Video
Fri, 27 May 2016 14:54:00 -0400
ESA's Mars Express's Visual Monitoring Camera (VMC) was originally added to the mission for confirmation of its Beagle 2 lander separating from the spacecraft.